Sisters Movie Review Summary

Actors: Margot Kidder, Jennifer Salt, Charles Durning, William Finley

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Danielle, a model, sleeps with a man, but the next morning she finds him brutally murdered. She suspects her seperated Siamese twin, Dominique.
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Grace, a journalist who lives next door, witnessed the murder. She calls the cops, but by the time they get there Danielle's doctor and ex-husband, Emil has helped clean up and hide the body in the couch.
On her own to solve the crime, Grace hires a PI who follows a van with the couch in it in hopes of finding someone else involved, but the couch is just dumped along the railroad tracks. Grace follows Danielle and Emil to an asylum where Emil convinces the staff that Grace is a patient.
Emil hypnotizes her and makes her believe that she was mistaken and there was no murder.
Grace learns that Dominique died over a year ago and Danielle, unbeknownst to her, acts as Dominique as another personality.
While Emil is trying to calm Danielle she turns into Dominique and kills him.
Danielle is arrested for killing Emil and the other man.
Grace, due to the hypnotism, can no longer help the police solve the crime.
The review of this Movie prepared by Brandon Swenson

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 30%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 40% How difficult to spot villain?    -   Somewhat obvious Time/Era of Movie:    -   1960's-1970's Murder Mystery?    -   Yes What % of story relates directly to the mystery, not the subplot?    -   80% Special suspect?    -   chronically deranged person Kind of mystery?    -   amateur citizen investigator

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   actor Age:    -   20's-30's Nudity    -   Chest Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Canadian Unusual characteristics    -   Ample Bosom and Buttocks (woman)


City?    -   Yes City:    -   New York

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   gory visuals of deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   kissing    -   touching of personal anatomy    -   seeing breasts Kind of violence:    -   knives Unusual forms of death    -   perforation--swords/knives Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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